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POOL STEPS FROM YOUR DOOR, RENTALS MANAGED BY OWNER!

Andrea Chouiniere

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks English
People5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Andrea Chouiniere

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
28 January, 2015
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POOL STEPS FROM YOUR DOOR, RENTALS MANAGED BY OWNER!

People5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday condo in Cruz Bay - Kachira

1 Br/1 Ba, King Bed w/Queen Sleeper for a couple or small family with 1-2 kids.

Everything you need for a fabulous St. John vacation without the high price tag! One of the best values on island.

We've just taken over the short-term rental management of our condo and we're doing our best to ensure you love your time here as much as we did when Kachi Ra was our home.

Air conditioned bedroom is the perfect place to get a good night's sleep at the end of your days exploring this beautiful island. Cozy, casual with rich mahogany surroundings in a quiet, safe, residential neighborhood full of mature growth trees, new furniture, flat screen tv, wireless internet and digital cable.

Kachi Ra (Kachee'-rah) is just 20 steps away from a great pool and gas grill on an expansive sun deck with lounges and views of Little St. James and Pillsbury Sound.

Located only one mile from the ferry dock, Kachi Ra is within walking distance of town and a very short ride by car.

This is a very quiet, serene place with all new furnishings. Drop us an e-mail or give us a call!

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
Andrea Chouiniere (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
28 January, 2015

About Andrea Chouiniere

Ted purchased this condo in 1999, fresh out of college. I met him in 2005, and it was here at this condo that we fell in love and started a family. We moved out of the condo in 2010 to better accommodate our growing family, and we've rented it long-term ever since. We've now made the move to short-term, and we hope island visitors enjoy their time at Kachi Ra as much as we did.

Andrea Chouiniere purchased this condo in 1999

Why Andrea Chouiniere chose Cruz Bay

The condo is located in a quiet neighborhood, very convenient to Cruz Bay and North Shore beaches. The condominium complex is home to a mix of long-term residents, condo owners, and short-term rentals. It's a peaceful place where neighbors look out for one another. You can't beat the pool right outside your door, great for a dip in the quiet morning hours or for a refreshing swim after a long day at the beach.

What makes this condo unique

My husband worked hard to constantly improve the condo during our years living there. He handmade the gorgeous bathroom countertop, which evokes a nautical feel. He retiled the bathroom shower in a gorgeous dark slate, painted the kitchen cabinets, and built out the desk space and shelving himself. There are lots of little handmade touches throughout Kachi Ra that make it unique.

People5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights
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Reviews

4.7
based on 15 holidaymaker reviews

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Cruz Bay St John
5

Great Condo!

  • 5 out of 5
Had a wonderful stay for a week from Dec 14-21 - the condo had everything we needed. We ended up cooking dinner for the entire week and it was so convenient to have the gas grill on the pool deck right outside our front door. Found everything we needed at the Starfish Supermarket in Cruz Bay - only a mile away - where you have the option of tons of restaurants if you choose to eat out.

We enjoyed great snorkeling at Waterlemon Cay and South Haulover. Also, enjoyed a great day at Trunk Bay - where the beach is beautiful and there are full facilities - nice to have flush toilets and showers to rinse off the salt water residue. Made spending the entire day there very enjoyable - just pick a day when there aren't lots of cruise ships in St Thomas.

Owners of the condo were great - very responsive in answering any questions and addressing any concerns..
  • Review Submitted: 26-Dec-2014
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cruz Bay St John
5

Comfortable condo. Beautiful view

  • 5 out of 5
The condo is one mile from Cruz bay. We rented a vehicle and found it very easy to drive all over the island. The condo was well equipped with everything we needed including beach chairs, coolers, coffee maker, etc. beautiful pool and great view. I will stay here again.
  • Review Submitted: 09-Dec-2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cruz Bay St John
Westchester County, NY
5

Perfectly wonderful!

  • 5 out of 5
My husband and I just returned (today) from a 6 night stay ay Kachi Ra and we absolutely loved it. It was quiet and yet only a mile from the center of town. The condo is clean, beautifully furnished and very comfortable. It was just perfect! The breeze was so constant and delightful that we never used the AC. We've been to St. John many other times and it's been very hot so we wanted AC but in this case we did not need it at all. It was extra nice to sleep with the soft breeze blowing. We couldn't be happier with our choice and can't wait to return!
  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay at the condo and we do hope you'll return to stay with us again!
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Cruz Bay St John
5

Awesome All Around!!

  • 5 out of 5
We stayed here for 4 nights on the second half of our honeymoon. It was exactly what we wanted and more. The condo was clean, comfortable, spacious, modernly decorated, and had all the amenities we needed (full kitchen, beach chairs, beach towels, cooler, etc). The power had gone out because of a tropical storm, but the breeze that flowed through the house kept it cool. Pool is steps away and the neighbors were friendly. We couldn't have been happier with our time there.
  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Kelly, we're so glad you enjoyed your stay at Kachi Ra!
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Pool steps from your door, rentals managed by owner!
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Cruz Bay St John
4

A clean, spacious, home away from home!

  • 4 out of 5
Thank you for letting us stay at Kachi Ra! We had a wonderful stay. Everything was top notch. Having a towels, fridge and the cooler available to us was excellent. We used it almost everyday. We had everything we needed and a ton of space for 2 people. Thank you again.
  • Review Submitted: 03-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review, we're glad you enjoyed your time at our condo!
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Pool steps from your door, rentals managed by owner!
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Cruz Bay St John
5

Amazing place to stay

  • 5 out of 5
Very happy with this place. Extremely easy access to town and has everything you ever need on St John.
  • Review Submitted: 07-Jan-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway

Location

Car: recommended

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday condo in Cruz Bay, St John

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Rate
 
High Season
5 Jan 2015 - 25 Apr 2015
3 night minimum stay
$692
for 3 nights
From
$214
$1,451
 
 
Low Season
26 Apr - 30 Aug
3 night minimum stay
$544
for 3 nights
From
$165
$1,094
 
 
Really Low Season
1 Sep - 31 Oct
1 night minimum stay
$198
for 1 night
From
$148
$989
 
 
Shoulder Season
1 Nov - 21 Dec
3 night minimum stay
$544
for 3 nights
From
$165
$1,094
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2015 - 4 Jan 2016
3 night minimum stay
$831
for 3 nights
From
$261
$1,699
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$544
for 3 nights
From
$165
$1,094
$4,174
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 10.0%
Notes Please note, there is an additional guest fee for parties larger than two of $15 per person per night. A $120 short-stay fee will be assessed for stays shorter than six nights.

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Cruz Bay in St John

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 862 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Beautiful dark slate shower, unique nautical-theme countertop handmade by condo owner himself.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • In-room air conditioning for when those cooling breezes just aren't cutting it! King bed with Simmons BeautyRest Pillow Top mattress - Queen Sofa Sleeper in Living Room with upgraded Sealy Posturepedic Mattress. Fold-out twin bed can fit in bedroom or living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Sailboat
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Decking
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Mid-stay cleanings are available for a fee of $75. Sheets and towels are not refreshed during your stay, however guests are welcome to use the on-site coin-operated washing machine and dryer at their own convenience. Please refer to Guest Documents and Policies at our web site. Thanks! Ted & Andrea Chouiniere

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